jugendschutz.net is a major player when it comes to the protection of minors on the internet. The organization combines research and action taken in terms of violations of youth protection laws with raising awareness among providers, parents and young people and informing them about potential risks. The tasks of jugendschutz.net are defined in the Interstate Treaty on the Protection of Minors on the Media (JMStV) as well as the Youth Protection Act (JuSchG).
jugendschutz.net checks internet content for violations of youth protection laws. jugendschutz.net also operates a hotline to which internet users can report illegal and harmful content and regularly searches for potential risks on the internet. The focus is on topics and services specifically attractive to children and young people.
Internationally, jugendschutz.net works closely with the networks INHOPE and INACH. In case of questions on international cooperation, please contact us at the following email address: international(at)jugendschutz.net.